Barbara Cox is a highly regarded nutritionist, health article author and businesswoman. She became passionate about the importance of eating healthily during a nine-year stay in Japan, a country renowned for its low levels of obesity, cancer and heart disease. On her return to the UK, Barbara founded Nutrichef, a company that produces high quality healthy meals and delivers them to customers’ homes. Through her consultations with Nutrichef customers across the UK, Barbara advises people with a range of concerns, including people wishing to lose weight, athletes training for sports events or people who simply want to know what it means to eat healthily.
In 2008 Barbara was awarded the National Title of ‘Entrepreneur of the Year’ by the British Chambers of Commerce. She is a former Canadian national junior skating champion, a contributor to the books ‘Fit for Motorsport’, ‘Kitchen Table Tycoon’ and the nutrition chapters in ‘Teach Yourself Aromatherapy’. In 2016 she was awarded a Lifetime Achievement Award at the Venus Awards.
In 2013 Barbara partnered with Super Vitality as Nutritional Director and is responsible for product research and development of protein powders and sports supplements. In March 2015, Barbara sold Nutrichef in a 2 year buy out. She is now the author of her first cookbook, ‘Rainbow Recipes’, and continues to educate and inspire on healthy eating and entrepreneurship.